ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 82660
Last updated: 14 August 2019
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:26-SEP-1965
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-160 Cherokee Warrior II
Owner/operator:Don Everall (Aviation) Ltd
Registration: G-ARVR
C/n / msn: 28-280
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Pendeford Airfield, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Pendeford Airfield, Wolverhampton
Destination airport:
Narrative:
One of the first Cherokees on the UK register (G-ARUP was the first), it was first registered on 1 March 1962 to CSE Aviation at Kidlington, Oxford. It was short lived, being damaged beyond repair at Wolverhampton on 26 September 1965. The aircraft failed to lift off on its take off run, crashed into the airfield boundary fence and then into the canal. Nobody on board was killed.

Registration G-ARVR cancelled by UK Civil Aviation Authority 5 January 1966 as "PWFU" ("Permanently Withdrawn From Use")

Sources:

1. CAA: https://siteapps.caa.co.uk/g-info/rk=ARVR
2. CAA: http://publicapps.caa.co.uk/docs/HistoricalMaterial/G-ARVR.pdf
3. https://abpic.co.uk/pictures/view/1175624
4. http://web.archive.org/web/20130531084913/http://www.localhistory.scit.wlv.ac.uk/articles/Pendeford/Airport.htm
5. Photo of wreckage: http://publicapps.caa.co.uk/applicationmodules/ginfo/ginfo_photo.aspx?regmark=G-ARVR&imgname=G-ARVR001&imgtype=jpg


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Nov-2010 02:46 VHKDK Added
15-Jan-2012 11:24 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Aug-2012 13:10 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
11-Jan-2013 06:30 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Source, Narrative]
04-Jul-2016 10:16 Dr.John Smith Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description